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Sustainable Development Goals

Soil and land resources underpin and support global efforts towards sustainable development

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Sustainable Land Management

Collaborative strategies to stop soil and land degradation

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Land Governance

Finding appropriate governance and institutional frameworks to support livelihoods and sustainable soil use

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Transforming Cities

Reorganizing our urban systems for transformation

Visit ONE HECTARE

ONE HECTARE is an open-air art and participatory exhibition in public space. The art exhibition includes several site-specific new works by international artists, in the form of performances, sculpture, sound installations, and videos. Parallel to the exhibition there will be a varied program of free public workshops and events. The exhibition is part of a broader effort to raise awareness and to foster a fruitful dialogue about the local and worldwide significance of soil. It is conceived as a forum for exchange and action, for art, science and people. The exhibition addresses soil and land from a local, global as well as a very personal perspective. Visit the website

Soil Atlas 2015

Facts and Figures about earth land and fields:

Depicting the significance and the state of land, soil and agriculture in Germany, Europe and the rest of the world.

Illustrating why we should fight for a just and sustainable soil and land policy.

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